Ruto Pledges To Implement Two-Thirds Gender Rule Within 90 Days
Deputy President William Ruto has pledged to make two-thirds gender rule a reality within three months in office if Kenya Kwanza wins the August 9 general election.
Ruto who spoke during the Kenya Kwanza Women charter conference at Nyayo stadium said women will be at the decision-making table under his tenure in both national and county governments.
“Within three months of the Kenya Kwanza rule, we will put a mechanism to actualize the two third gender rule,” he said
Ruto who exuded confidence that Kenya kwanza would have the majority of elected women claimed his government will focus on uplifting women across the country and ensure half of the cabinet appointments are women.
“We will produce most elected women Governors, setting a record in Kenya,” the DP said
At the same time, the DP took a swipe at rogue Public servants involved in illegal transfers of lands and property to disinherit Kenyans promising to have a law formulated to criminalize the Vice
This as Kenya kwanza women leaders called upon women in the country to Elect Kenya Kwanza leaders in the upcoming poll
During the event that calumniated into Charter signing detailing policy interventions, Ruto further pledged to establish a 50 billion shillings hustler fund to boost small and medium enterprises without interest.